My home and native land

Canadiana, Issues

This is my favourite time of year, a time when I am usually (26 out of 27 years) in that national capital region for the greatest celebration this city ever sees. I am Canadian, a fact that makes me very proud (most of the time), and there is nothing I love more than seeing 30,000 […]

June 30, 2008

Pave paradise and put up a parking lot

Issues, Personal

There are things that strike you in the oddest places. Something that I’ve been trouble with for a while is the fact that we live in a world where very few people seem to think about anything but themselves. We don’t care about changing our habits, we don’t care about the way we treat people […]

June 26, 2008

Friggin' journalists

Issues, Personal

I have a lot of complaints about the media – though I will defend them to the day I die, for whatever reason. It is a very hard job to do and I respect most who devote their lives to information, but sometimes they report the story in a way that’s just not right and […]

June 25, 2008